Great review for Roger Crowley's Conquerors

Great review for Roger Crowley’s Conquerors: How Portugal Seized the Indian Ocean and Forged the First Global Empire in Financial Times ‘The story he has to tell may be a thrilling one but not every historian could tell it so thrillingly…’

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Roger Crowley

Roger Crowley was born in 1951 and educated at Cambridge University. As the child of a naval family, early experiences of life in Malta gave him a deep interest in the history and culture of the Mediterranean world. After finishing school he spent his summers pottering in Greece; after university...More about Roger Crowley